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DAAs for HCV: no evidence of HBV reactivation with resolved infection

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Recombinant influenza vaccine offers better protection for seniors

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Unbiased, credible data on violence against health care in Syria

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Call for improved GP resources as postnatal depression missed

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  • Clinical Essentials from MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep
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Placenta, fetal tissue analysis useful in maternal, infant Zika diagnosis

A small percentage of other unidentified maternal Zika infections are identifiable through tissue analysis.

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HCV treatment tied to reduced substance abuse among PWID

Results of the international ACTIVATE trial.

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HBV: HCC risk drops after 5 y on entecavir/tenofovir

Data from a large, multicenter, ongoing cohort study.

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Varicella-associated pneumonia: do adjunctive steroids help or hurt?

Data from the largest study on VZV-CAP.

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Medicine information leaflets ‘impenetrable’ and ‘unreadable’
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Medicine information leaflets ‘impenetrable’ and ‘unreadable’

A new report calls for major changes to medicine patient information leaflets.

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HIV: increased cancer screening may be warranted

People with HIV are living full lives on ART, opening the door for new causes of death.

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HIV: CD4 drop at failure highest with NNRTI resistance

NNRTI drug resistance mutations less common, but linked to highest CD4 decline at failure.

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PCV13 vaccine immune response tops PPSV23 in CLL | EHA
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PCV13 vaccine immune response tops PPSV23 in CLL | EHA

Immune response superior in 10 out of 12 serotypes after one month.

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CDC: chronic Lyme disease treatments tied to serious infections

Overdiagnosis of chronic Lyme based on clinical suspicion alone is a growing problem.

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Pneumonia in nursing homes: simple severity prediction tool

Study provides a simple tool to individualize the treatment of NHAP.

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HIV/STD/UTI: Monthly Essentials June 2017
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HIV/STD/UTI: Monthly Essentials June 2017

FDA approves Truvada generic | Simplified HIV PEP regimen | Piperacillin-tazobactam for extended spectrum beta-lactamase UTI.

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Surgery patients placed in alternate ICUs have worse outcomes
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Surgery patients placed in alternate ICUs have worse outcomes

Patients staying in non-preferred units often receive less attention from medical teams.

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European doctors back cycling strategy
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European doctors back cycling strategy

Organisations across Europe, including the Standing Committee of European Doctors, have called on the European Commission to develop an EU cycling strategy.

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Doctors must become more data literate
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Doctors must become more data literate

The new Health Trends Report says the tradition ways of conducting research and engaging in patient care are simply not enough in contemporary medicine.

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